We are proud of the depth and broad range of speakers and topics we offer in our monthly meetings. Experience and expertise shared in our Network strengthens our efforts.
Katie Bernstein, NW Elder Law Group
Marsha Botzer, Founder, Ingersoll Gender Center, sharing “A Personal Life of Transgender History.”
Margaret Boyle, Boyle Martin PLC, concerning “LGBT Employment Law.
Nicole Casado, Director of Community Relations, Burien Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, addressing “Residents’ Rights” and “End-of-Life Issues.”
Jamie Clausen, Phinney Estate Law, “Same-Sex Marriage Laws in the State of Washington”
Simon Ellis, Cedar River Clinics, “Medical Care for the LGBTQ Community”
Pam Ellison, Wealth Advisor; Lee-Norah Sanzo, Sr. Fiduciary Specialist, Life Management Services Group, Wells Fargo Investment & Fiduciary Services; Kate Thayer, Fiduciary Advisory Specialist, Wells Fargo Bank on “Planning for Incapacity.”
Allena Gabosch, Sex-Positive Speaker, Author, Coach and Activist, “Sexuality and our Seniors” and “Sex in Senior Communities.”
Lauren Glickman, Foray Consulting and Associates, “Resiliency, Trauma Exposure Response, and Self-Care within Mission-Driven, Emotionally-Intense Professions.”
David Haack, Living Care Lifestyles, “Long-Term Care Marketing to the LGBT Community in Washington State.”
Mitchell C. Hunter, Seattle LGBT Commission of the Mayor’s Office on “Transgender Issues in Seattle”
Liz Illg, Outreach Coordinator, introducing Generations Aging with Pride
Pramila Jayapal, US Congressional Representative, 7th District, 2017 – .
Denise Klein, Executive Director, Wider Horizons, “Elder-Friendly Communities without Walls.”
Andrea Lahr, MSW, University of Washington, “Caring for Partners: An LGBT Study.”
Kirk Larson, Western Washington Public Affairs Specialist, “Navigating the Social Security Administration.”
Tony Palizzi, Brainfit Northwest, Brain Exercise Techniques
Leanne Plancic, AXA Advisors, “Financial Planning for Same-Sex Couples.”
Ruben Rivera-Jackman, King County Housing Authority, “Cultural Competency Training”
Mary Sroufe, Ballard Elder Law, “Overview of the legal environment for gay and lesbian relationships after the 2013 defeat of the (US) federal Defense of Marriage Act”
Kathleen Sullivan, Executive Director, Generations with Pride
Karin Taifour, Aging Care Consultation Services, “Help and Resources for Dementia Caregivers”
Brady Walkinshaw, candidate for 2016 Congress in the 7th District.
Nancy Werner, Transitional Marketing Services, discussing “Marketing Your LGBTQ-Inclusive Quality.”